What To Do In Florida: Best of Theme Park Halloween Events in Orlando

Halloween Trick or Treaters (credit: The Walt Disney Company)

Halloween Trick or Treaters (credit: The Walt Disney Company)


Florida News: Best of Halloween events to do in Orlando Theme Parks

Wondering which theme park (or parks) to visit to get your fill of Halloween fun? Check out the best of the Halloween events happening at these three major Orlando theme parks.

Magic Kingdom

The nonthreatening Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is going on until November 2 so grab a ticket while they’re still available! Enjoy the “Happy HalloWishes” fireworks, watch the Boo-to-you Halloween parade and do lots of trick-or-treating. Many of your favorite characters will be spotted in their own Halloween duds.

  • Highlight: Candy, parade and fireworks!
  • When: From September 11th to November 2nd 2012 on select days
  • Where:  1180 Seven Seas Drive  Lake Buena Vista, Florida
  • Cost:  $50.95 to $69.95

Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights

Visit one of the most terrifying Halloween celebrations in the world, not to mention one of the largest and most elaborate, at Universal Orlando. It’s Halloween Horror Nights and it will scare the living daylights out of you. This year’s theme is “Ripped from the Silver Screen.” Watch live, mega-horror movies including Universal’s first-hand takes on films such as “The Wolfman” and “SAW VI.”

  • Highlight: Being scared stiff
  • When: September 21-October 31, 2012
  • Where: 6000 Universal Boulevard Orlando, Florida 32819
  • Cost: $88.99+ tax

SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular

Make sea-themed art! Watch spooky, silly shows and dance with whimsical sea creatures! This family-friendly event is an ocean of fun for Halloween!
  • Highlight: Non-threatening Halloween fun
  • When: October 26-October 28 | Noon-Close
  • Where: SeaWorld, 7007 SeaWorld Drive, Orlando, Florida, 32821
  • Cost: Included in daily admission

Tell us…

Which of these theme park events would you be most likely to do with your family?